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The newspapers in the Main Library are on the 2nd floor near the information desk. Available newspapers are the Akron Beacon Journal, (Canton) Repository, Cincinnati Enquirer, Columbus Dispatch, Daily Kent Stater, Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Plain Dealer (Cleveland), Record-Courier (Kent/Ravenna), USA Today, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post. The most recent issues are on display, and at least two weeks of back issues are on the shelves below the display. Older issues of many of the papers are available on microfilm; they are cataloged in KentLINK.
Additional online newspaper resources can be located through the Newspaper Databases guide. New York Times articles from 1857 to 1922 can be found at http://search.proquest.com/publication/55428; New York Times articles from 1923 to 2009 can be found at http://search.proquest.com/publication/45545. Most of these online resources require authentication, as described on the Connect from Off-Campus page.